unsafe
index aleatory (perilous), dangerous, deadly, destructible, harmful, insalubrious, insecure, noxious, precarious, speculative, susceptible (unresistent), toxic, unsound (not strong), untrustworthy, vulnerable

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  • unsafe — ► ADJECTIVE 1) not safe; dangerous. 2) Law (of a verdict or conviction) not based on reliable evidence and likely to constitute a miscarriage of justice. 3) referring to sexual activity in which precautions are not taken to reduce the risk of… …   English terms dictionary

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  • unsafe — UK [ʌnˈseɪf] / US [ˌʌnˈseɪf] adjective Word forms unsafe : adjective unsafe comparative unsafer superlative unsafest 1) dangerous The heating systems were unsafe to use. unsafe levels of radiation I feel unsafe walking around this neighbourhood.… …   English dictionary

  • unsafe — [[t]ʌ̱nse͟ɪf[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED If a building, machine, activity, or area is unsafe, it is dangerous. Critics claim the trucks are unsafe... She was also warned it was unsafe to run early in the morning in the neighbourhood. Syn: dangerous Ant:… …   English dictionary

  • unsafe — un|safe [ˌʌnˈseıf] adj 1.) dangerous or likely to cause harm ▪ The building is unsafe. ▪ water that s unsafe to drink 2.) likely to be harmed ▪ Many people feel unsafe walking alone at night. 3.) BrE an unsafe judgment in a court of law is based… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unsafe — un|safe [ ,ʌn seıf ] adjective 1. ) dangerous: The heating systems were unsafe to use. unsafe levels of radiation I feel unsafe walking around this neighborhood. 2. ) involving great risk, for example the risk of losing something or being harmed …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • unsafe — adj. unsafe to + inf. (it s unsafe to drive without putting on seat belts) * * * [ʌn seɪf] unsafe to + inf. (it s unsafe to drive without putting on seat belts) …   Combinatory dictionary

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